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Dangerous Week for Boys 2018

Dangerous Week for Boys isn’t just about fire, big bangs, cool science experiments and creepy crawlies – though it’s one of the reasons we love DW4B – it’s about challenging the boys to try something new, something that perhaps scares them or they don’t think they have the skills to do. For example, sleeping out…

Dangerous Week for Boys!

Last week and as part of our commitment to ‘boy centred learning’, staff and boys took part in a brand-new Thorpe initiative, Dangerous Week for Boys. The week was dedicated to finding new and exciting ways to engage boys with learning and in doing so, encourage them to get out of their comfort zone and…

A right royal Friday!

The Reception boys have been enjoying learning about castles, Knights and Princes! They built castles from a construction kit and also played in their large cardboard castle. Today they dressed up and the Kings knighted the Knights in a special ceremony, before partaking in a festival of duels. They had a garden banquet with ice-lollies…